23.2081, Software: A Chrome extension that adds diacritics to English

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Subject: 23.2081, Software: A Chrome extension that adds diacritics to English

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Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2012 11:25:01
From: Ziyuan Yao [yaoziyuan at gmail.com]
Subject: A Chrome extension that adds diacritics to English

E-mail this message to a friend:
http://linguistlist.org/issues/emailmessage/verification.cfm?iss=23-2081.html&submissionid=4545545&topicid=13&msgnumber=1
 PIE Transformer automatically adds diacritics to English words on a 
Web page to indicate their pronunciations. This has three uses:

1. For English-as-a-second-language (ESL) people to learn correct 
English word pronunciations.

2. For native English-speaking children to learn how to read. (See 'No 
Child Left Behind Act'.)

3. Recreational use. Show off a sentence in the PIE (Phonetically 
Intuitive English) form to your online friends or use it in your commercial 
campaigns.

Go here and see it yourself:

https://sites.google.com/site/phoneticallyintuitiveenglish/
 
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                     Phonetics

Subject Language(s): English (eng)



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